3 patient evaluations for Amitriptyline taken for the purpose of 'depressed mood' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Slight

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Apr 24, 2016 (Started Sep 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 27, 2009 (Started Sep 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: did nothing to improve my mood
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 23, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (apathy, weight gain, dry mouth, decreased sex drive (libido), dry skin, tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: apathy, decreased sex drive (libido), dry skin, tiredness, weight gain, dry mouth

  • 0 helpful marks

May 13, 2009 (Started Mar 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for restless feeling in legs)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for pain in lower back)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (weight gain, dry mouth, headaches, shakiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: the major issue I have is weight gain, and extremely dry mouth,this causes dental issues
Side effects: shakiness, dry mouth, weight gain, headaches

  • 0 helpful marks
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